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IImminent intervention. After the thunderclap of dissolution, Emmanuel Macron unveils this Wednesday, June 12, his battle plan in an effort to attempt to wrest a “ clear majority” for the remainder of the five-year time period and counter the National Rally (RN), on the gates of energy.

The president, who had promised to return in a short time to the French after his shock resolution on Sunday to dissolve the National Assembly on the night of catastrophic European elections for his camp, provides a press convention at 11:00 a.m. on the Pavillon Cambon Capucines in Paris. “ I’m going there to win,” he insisted in Le Figaro Magazinesaying he wished “reach out to all those who are ready to come and govern” with him and excluding any resignation regardless of the end result of the vote.

End of the sanitary cordon on the best

18 days earlier than the primary spherical, on June 30, the key maneuvers have already begun with the rallying of the chief of the Republicans (LR) Éric Ciotti to the National Rally and the choice of the left forces to unite inside a “ Republican Front.” At LR, the psychodrama opened by Eric Ciotti's announcement should proceed this Wednesday, with the convening by the celebration's quantity 2, Annie Genevard, of an distinctive govt workplace, adopted by a press convention.

By crossing the Rubicon of an alliance with the far proper, the boss of the Republicans has unleashed a torrent of indignation properly past his camp. “ Éric Ciotti signs the Munich Accords and brings disgrace to the Gaullist family,” responded Interior Minister Gérald Darmanin.

READ ALSO LR-RN settlement for the legislative elections: within the head of Eric Ciotti, the secrets and techniques of a thunderboltThe president of the RN, Jordan Bardella, who will turn into Prime Minister if his celebration wins the night of the second spherical on July 7, and the main determine of the celebration, Marine Le Pen, intend to construct on their historic victory on Sunday with 31, 37% of the votes to reach uniting the rights. Emmanuel Macron, for his half, hopes to rally the LR who reject this union, in addition to the social democrats who’re proof against any alliance with the Insoumis of Jean-Luc Mélenchon.

Gabriel Attal on the entrance line

The Prime Minister, Gabriel Attal, discreet because the announcement of the dissolution, introduced Tuesday night June 11 on TF1 that he would “ lead the campaign” from the presidential camp. Several majority executives wished him to be on the forefront of the marketing campaign fairly than Emmanuel Macron whose unpopularity has already been closely sanctioned within the European elections.

The former Prime Minister, Édouard Philippe, president of Horizons, additionally judged “ not completely healthy” that the president gets too involved, pointing out in passing the ” anger” aroused in public opinion by the dissolution and “ considerable risk of seeing the RN come to power.”

READ ALSO Alain Finkielkraut: “The current situation is heartbreaking for French Jews”Conversely, Marine Le Pen welcomed “ the courageous choice” and “ the sense of responsibility” of the president of the Republicans, and hoped “ that a significant number of LR executives follow him.” The proposed alliance with the Reconquest celebration! by Éric Zemmour, nevertheless, didn’t final lengthy. The RN “ refuses the very principle of an agreement” with Reconquest! to not be ” associated” with Éric Zemmour, lamented Marion Maréchal.

What union on the left?

The four main left-wing parties (LFI, PS, Ecologists, PCF) are calling for “ unique applications from the first round”. The choice of a leader remains pending. The Jean-Luc Mélenchon case, accused in particular of ambiguities on the question of anti-Semitism, tenses part of the left including the Public Place movement of Raphaël Glucksmann, which immediately left the agreement to constitute a ” new common entrance.

In the meantime, the RN, persevering with its momentum, garnered 35% of voting intentions within the first spherical of the legislative elections, i.e. greater than within the European elections (31.37%), based on an Ifop-Fiducial survey for LCI, Le Figaro and Sud Radio introduced Tuesday. The left is credited with a greater rating if it leaves in dispersed order (32%) than united (25%). The presidential majority, however, would do higher towards a united left (18%) than a divided one (16%).